::: GHFC Children's Ministries :::

GHFC Children's Ministries is dedicated to teaming with families to reach kids
and help them know and experience real life in Jesus! 

Scroll down to encounter more about each area of GHFC Kids!

::: Areas of Ministry :::

  • Nursery (birth - 2 1/2 years)

    We desire to provide a safe and loving environment for the youngest in our church family

    • Available during all Sunday meeting times: 8:30am, 9:45am & 11:00am
    • Nursing/Napping rooms located in nursery  
    • Texting connection available
    • Mothers room located off the foyer of the sanctuary

    **During our Children's building renovation our nursery is located in room B-21 up the stairs in the courtyard (elevator access is available near downstairs restrooms)

  • Preschool & Kinder

    We desire to build a foundation of faith starting with the littlest of hearts.

    • Sunday Morning Programs: 8:30am, 9:45 am & 11:00am
    • Wednesday Night Life (WNL) is back, Wednesdays through Dec.6th 6:30-8pm
      Games, Music, and interactive Bible Study for our preschool & Kinder ages

    **During our Children's building renovation we will be temporarily upstairs at the end of the B-building (8:30 & 9:45) and new downstairs B building for 4s5s and Kinder (11am)              

  • Elementary

    W have a blast digging deeper into God's word with our older kiddos!

    • Sunday Mornings: 8:30 & 11am Kids Church starting with family in sanctuary                                                         
    • 9:45am  Sunday School small group times
    • Wednesday Night Life (WNL) is back, Wednesdays through Dec. 6th 6:30-8pm in Joy Hall

    **Watch for signs to temporary upstairs locations during our Children's building renovation.

::: Moms Together :::

For Expectant Mothers through moms of kids in fifth grade.


This is a new moms ministry created to connect, equip, and refuel expectant moms through moms of fifth graders!  (September-May) 1st and 3rd Wednesday Nights 6:30-8pm  (*nursery care is available these nights)  **Please join us when we start up again January 17th


We hope to see you there! Invite a friend!

Cost $30/semester


For ?s or more info Contact: Teri Elfelt (562) 943-7255 or teri@ghfc.org



::: Coming Up :::

Watch here for the latest events coming up for kids and families!       Click here to see our newsletter for December to be in the know!.


December 17th Kids will be singing the chorus to "Gloria" in church at the 8:30am and 11am Christmas services

Lyrics " Gloria, God is with us, Gloria, Hope is here! Gloria, the Son will save us, Earth Rejoice, lift your voice, gloria!"

Listen here to a track with vocals,  listen here to practice to a track without vocals


December 23rd 6:30pm Christmas Eve Eve Family Service followed by  Smores in the courtyard


December 24th 10am Christmas Family Service All ages together in the sanctuary  


December 31st Special Service Times 9am Sunday school and 10am Single Service


All Church New Years Eve Party, December 31st 6-10pm *Bring a snack to share!


January 7th & 14th Special Service Times: 9am Sunday School, 10am Single Service, 11:15 Church meetings


January 21st Special Service Times: 9am Sunday School, 10am Single Service,                      

11:15 All CHURCH CHILDRENS MINISTRY OPEN HOUSE CELEBRATION!!

Wednesday Night Life in on break till January 10th!

Contact Teri Elfelt teri@ghfc.org if you want more info or if you'd like to serve with kids in these exciting programs!

::: Join our team :::

We have a team of dedicated servants who love Jesus and Love kids! 

Want to Join us?

If you'd like to join our team please download and fill out this form and turn it in to the church  office or early childhood center.                        

Click here for Children's Ministries Application  








Current Leaders: We're so super thankful for you!

::: Contact Us :::

We Look forward to serving you


Children's Director             Teri Elfelt                teri@ghfc.org

Elementary Coordinator     Josh Grossman       josh@ghfc.org

Preschool Coordinator        Eunice Pop             eunice@ghfc.org

Interim Preschool Coordinator                       Josie Oldenburge                       eoandjo@gmail.com    *While Eunice is on maternity leave


Pictured: Eunice, Teri, Josh